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Another Hot & Dry Day; Rain Coming

A quiet Monday leads to a quiet Tuesday although a shift in flow is beginning. Winds from the west-northwest will become more westerly mid-week then from the southwest across the weekend. This will begin…

Higher Humidity Returns

Hot weather hasn't gone anywhere.  However, the recent dip in humidity is now a recent memory.  The combination of heat and higher humidity along with several other variables, such as amount of sun,…

A Hot & Dry Monday

It will be rather quiet for most of the week as we'll stay hot and dry with mid-level flow from the northwest making it so. As we get into the latter part of the…

Sweaty Weekend, But Not As Harsh As Last Weekend

The weekend is upon us! Above average temperatures will linger across the Chattahoochee Valley this weekend into next week.   However, our latest high pressure heat pump that has kept it mainly rain-free is…

Hot & Dry Weekend

A front pushes through today. There is not a lot of moisture to work with, so only going with a slight chance for showers this afternoon and possibly a thunderstorm mainly to our south…

5th Annual Burger Wars in Downtown Opelika

The annual Touch a Truck event is this weekend in Downtown Opelika where law enforcement cars of all sorts will be on display for kids to check out! Just on the other…

Toasty, But Not Always Humid

Upper 90 degree heat isn't in the offing anymore, but above average temperatures will linger for the next several days.  That said, it won't always be humid.   The reason is a weakening cool…

DINING FOR CHARITIES: La Cantina

La Cantina is a Tex-Mex restaurant located in Downtown Opelika. They are now joining us as a partner for Dining for Charities. $50 value for $25 Each order comes as (2) $25 certificates…

A Few Showers Possible Today and Friday

Hot and dry again today, but that ridge of high pressure that has had a strangle hold on the area finally begins to loosen its grip and head to the south as a front…

Sucker Punch Kills Former Eufaula Football Player

It was a sucker punch, not a fight that led to the death of a former Eufaula Football player according to Investigators. Thomas Jackson and his alleged killer Michael Mayo are both Eufaula natives…

Hit/Miss PM T-Storm Set To Return

The highest core of heat is slowly abating across the Chattahoochee Valley.   However, many more 90+ degree days are in the offing into next week. Sunshine will make way for patchy afternoon clouds…

Hot... "Cool Down" Coming

If you liked Tuesday’s weather, you’ll be getting those same conditions again today. We may see a slight dip in the daytime highs, but not by much… if any. Looking ahead, the ridge that's…

No Records, But Still Hot

Hot, humid weather is going nowhere; at least for now.   However, there will be some changes over the next 24 hours.   Much like Memorial Day, a couple random afternoon or evening thunderstorms will…

A Toasty Tuesday

No big surprise here- we stay hot and dry again today. Daytime highs will be eyeballing records this afternoon as they push 10-15 degrees above the norm. The ridge of high pressure continues to…

16-year-old Dies in Car Crash in Salem, Alabama

A 16-year-old is dead and another teen is recovering after a car accident in Salem, Alabama. The accident happened on Lee Road 140. According to AL.com, the 16-year-old was ejected from her car…

Memorial Service Scheduled for Rod and Paula Bramblett

A memorial service will be held Thursday, May 30, at the Auburn Arena for Rod and Paula Bramblett. Visitation will be from 12 p.m.- 2 p.m. and the memorial service will begin at 2 p.m. CST. The service is open…

More Heat

Official or not, it's Summer! Hot, humid weather will continue for the foreseeable future.   We will move away from the apex of the heat for the second half of this week, but it…

ACLU/Planned Parenthood Sue Over Abortion Law

(CNN) - The American Civil Liberties union is challenging the nation's most restrictive abortion ban. ACLU lawyers filed a lawsuit in Alabama on behalf of abortion providers in the state. It's one of several states that have passed abortion…

An Unusually Hot Memorial Day

We remain stuck under the influence of a strong ridge of high pressure that will keep us hot and dry until late into the week. Daytime highs will stay well above the norm pushing…

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